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January 23, 2014

Washpo blog post on Common Core: the substance, the context and the rampant profiteering

The Washington Post has a comprehensive blog post about the history and the future of the Common Core State Standards. Stan Karp, who taught English and journalism in Paterson, N.J., for 30 years, explains “why the problems surrounding the implementation of the Common Core are less about the substance of the standards and more about the context in which they were introduced.”

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